April 2011 Meeting

DRAFT


Minutes - Vienna Historical Society - April 26, 2011

 

1. Call to order/ Pledge of Allegiance

 

2. Discussed the Civil War Soldiers List. We might try to use a Tuesday afternoon to go over the information with Lauren

 

3. Memorial Day

          Shirley will be speaking at the high school ceremony

          Parade - we will need the banner, pole and ties

          Civil War display at the gazebo

          Ceremony 12:30pm at the high school - meet at high school by 12:00noon

 

4. Newsletter will be finished by Memorial Day

          Will include website address and upcoming dates

 

5. Historical Society shirts are available for $7.00

          If purchasing a shirt and are participating in the Memorial Day Parade, please wear it for the parade

 

6. As part of the Historical Society Lauren may do a Gravestone Art and Symbolism Tour in the cemetery for Home Day.

 

7. Cemetery Preservation Days will be Saturdays 9:00am-12:00 noon on the following dates

          June 11th

          July 9th

          August 13th          

 

8. Cemetery Walk

          Need Scripts by September 27th meeting

          Will need all volunteers signed up by that day

          Looking at October 22nd & 23rd to be the dates for the walk

          5-6 stops on the tour

 

9. The final meeting of the year will be May 31st. We will try to have a speaker for this meeting.

 

Submitted by Michele Garman, President

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